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eLoupe 2020 - COVID-19

COVID-19 Info – The eLoupe News – March 17, 2020

Download full electronic newsletter. More resources in above link. PIM NEWS & UPDATES PIM Staff is Temporarily Working Remote To protect the well-being of staff and members, Printing Industry Midwest (PIM) is working remotely until the end of the month – March 31, 2020. We remain committed to serving our members during this important time, virtually. Staff contact […]

COVID-19 Resources

Helpful COVID-19 Resources

PIA Human Resources (HR) Listserv This information was provided at the Printing Industries of America (PIA) HR Listserv. If you are not apart of the HR Listserv, email Kris Davis and she will get you added. What Businesses and Lenders Need to Know About the CARES Act, SBA Lending, and Loan Forgiveness Understanding the Paycheck […]


Clarification Added – MN Executive Order

A message from Steve Bonoff President of Printing Industry Midwest (PIM) March 28, 2020 – From the outpouring of requests from print service providers, PIM, and state officials, the MN Department of Employment and Economic Development has updated the Critical Workers Definitions and Clarifications Document, clearly expressing the essential work of print. Clarification added March 27, 2020: Workers […]


Staying Open – MN Executive Order

A message from Steve Bonoff President of Printing Industry Midwest (PIM) March 27, 2020 – Regardless of what state you reside, I wanted to update you on the status of the MN Executive Order 20-20. Today, I requested our members share images from their production floor, in ways they are supporting their community and clients in […]

Upcoming Webinars

3 Different COVID-19 Related Webinars on March 30, 31 & April 1

Upcoming Webinars NFIB Coronavirus Part III: Financial Resources and Updates for Small Business March 30, 2020 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM ET NFIB will host a webinar on Monday, March 30, at 12 pm ET. The webinar will walk business owners and employers through the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act stimulus […]


Governor: Allow Print Service Providers to Support Virus Suppression

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steve Bonoff, President, Printing Industry Midwest (PIM), 612.400.6203, Download PDF of Press Release.   GOVERNOR: ALLOW PRINT SERVICE PROVIDERS TO SUPPORT VIRUS SUPPRESSION Printing Industry implores Governor Walz to reverse non-essential status and keep the doors open for this vital communications sector. [March 25, 2020 | Minneapolis, Minnesota] – Minnesota is recognized […]

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To stay on top of the fast-changing dynamics of Coronavirus (COVID-19) , Printing Industry Midwest (PIM) has created a folder on our CONNECT system to keep you informed and offer templates to support your related communications. In the linked folder below, you’ll find: COVID-19 Action Steps COVID-19 Note to Clients CODID-19 Note to Employees COVID-19 […]

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Steps to Take to Help Ensure the Safety of Your Employees

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis requires us all to take steps to ensure the safety of our employees. While our region is less impacted than many others, from a liability standpoint, your company should do its best to be prepared. The following was prepared by Printing Industries of America (PIA), culled from a variety of national […]